Anishinabek Nation Grand Council Chief Madahbee congratulates MPP Fedeli as interim PC leader

NIPISSING FIRST NATION  (January 26, 2018)—The Anishinabek Nation Grand Council Chief Patrick Madahbee congratulate Nipissing MPP Vic Fedeli on becoming the interim PC leader. “As...

Province begins review of Ontario wildlife damage compensation program

ONTARIO—As promised previously by the Minister of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, Jeff Leal, a review of the Ontario Wildlife Damage Compensation Program is...

Province planning complete overhaul of income security

TORONTO—The Ontario government is laying the foundations for one of the largest overhauls of the province’s income security systems with the espoused aim of...

North East Local Integrated Health Network launches opioid strategy

NORTHERN ONTARIO—The North East Local Health Integration Network (NE LHIN) is increasing treatment services to meet the growing needs of people with addiction to...

Province seeking input for next budget

TORONTO—Ontario is inviting the public to vote on ideas submitted through Budget Talks, an innovative online consultation to develop policies that will be part...

Investment in First Nations policing welcome move for First Nation families and safety, AFN

OTTAWA—Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde says last week’s announcement on federal support for the First Nations Policing Program (FNPP) is...

Manitoulin Transport acquires direct Right Cartage Inc. of Brampton

MISSISSAUGA—Manitoulin Transport has acquired Direct Right Cartage Inc. of Brampton, a premium intermodal service provider. This is the seventh purchase for Manitoulin in the...

Robinson Huron First Nations laud Superior Court decision to allow live broadcasting of...

MANITOULIN––A landmark court decision issued last week (January 5) will allow Internet livestreaming and archiving of video of the Robinson Huron Treaty (RHT) annuity...

Great Lakes mayors group gets funding to study enhancing cruise ship experience

ONTARIO––The Cruise Ship Industry Group (CSIG) received an early Christmas present last month from the Ontario Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport (MTCS) in...

Canadian Coast Guard Prepares For Great Lakes Icebreaking Operations

The Canadian Coast Guard, in partnership with the United States Coast Guard and the Ontario Provincial Police remind all recreational ice users to plan...

DSB welcomes national housing strategy

NORTHERN ONTARIO—The National Housing Strategy announced by the federal government earlier this month is very welcome news, says an official with the Manitoulin-Sudbury District...

Court convictions – Smoke-Free Ontario Act

Two convictions under the Smoke-Free Ontario Act were handed down in provincial court on December 8, 2017. The charges were issued by the Sudbury...
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